A Tiny Tax Hike On People Who Bike To Work Helps Explain The Whole GOP Tax Law

WASHINGTON — Tucked inside the sweeping taxation package Republicans rushed to legislate last month is a tiny provision targeting people who bike to work. Since 2009, industries have been able to give workers who commute on motorcycles a tax-free benefit worth $20 a month to cover bike-related expenses. Not anymore: Cyclists will now have to […]

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It Turns Out That A Lot Of Animals Happen To Look Like Food …

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Thanks to genius Twitter user teenybiscuit, two amazing parts of life have just been combined. She noticed that some animals look like food…and some food looks like certain animals. And thus, the most amazing series of Twitter updates was born. If you’re bored and feel like getting hungry…or possibly sappy over adorable animals…you’re welcome. Duckling […]

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5 Ways Anxiety Can Ruin Virtually Every Movie You Watch

One day, many years ago, my brain suddenly announced that I was going to die. It didn’t offer any particular, but it was convinced that something horrible was definitely going to happen to me. Like a terrible plumber, I naturally wondered “Where did all this shit come from? ” Short answer: It was an anxiety […]

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88 Hilarious News Headlines That Sound A Lot More Like’ Onion’ Narratives Than Real Life

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1. KKK LEADER VOWS TO MAKE GROUP MORE RACIALLY DIVERSE ~ ATAGEND 2. ENDANGERED BABY DOLPHIN DIES AFTER SWIMMERS PASS IT AROUND FOR SELFIES ~ ATAGEND 3. MAN BOMBS WALMART FOR NOT SELLING CONFEDERATE FLAG ~ ATAGEND 4. WOMAN’S DEAD BODY MISTAKEN FOR HALLOWEEN DECORATIONS ~ ATAGEND 5. THE WOMAN WHO WORE A FAKE DICK […]

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Cancer-nursing cat Genie named Cat of the Year – BBC News

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionEvie Henderson would watch videos of her cat Genie from her hospital bed, their own families said A rescue cat that helped its owner through bone cancer treatment has been named National Cat of the Year. Genie was honoured for comforting her owned Evie Henderson, 11, from […]

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Puppy With Perfect Manners Waits Patiently In Line For Ice Cream

Reggie loves ice cream. When the ice cream truck rolls into his neighborhood in Cardiff, Wales, his tail doesn’t stop wagging. But he isn’t a jerk about it. The 3-year-old Staffordshire bull terrier never tries to steal all the sweet treats for himself. Video shows that after Reggie’s owner, Ryan Thomas, devotes the go-ahead signal, […]

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The night Barbuda died: how Hurricane Irma created a Caribbean ghost township

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Two and a half months after Barbuda was battered by 185 mph breezes, the island remains ruined and largely uninhabitated. Now locals are questioning if people will ever return Walking the street of the small Caribbean island of Barbuda on a Friday afternoon, you are likely to see more goats than humans. Dogs, cats and […]

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